News on the death of prisoner Kinew James:
Ms. James’ death last month was suggested by media sources and James’ family to
be caused by the guards’ neglect.
Peter Collins, a regular commentator to the Prison Radio Show, shares with us
his views on the inquiry into the death of Ashley Smith, the young teenager who died in prison while guards watched her death on video.
We list the birthdays
of North American Political Prisoners and POWs that take place in the month of
February. This information is obtained from sources in the US. Many of
these political prisoners have languished inside for years, often
decades. This list is not necessarily complete.
We have a commentary from G20 Political Prisoner
Alex Hundert where he speaks about certain cuts that affect prisoners upon
release which add to homelessness as well as other issues. As regular listeners
know, CKUT will be hosting its 11th annual homelessness marathon
later this month.
We have an Update on Alex Hundert’s latest
conditions of confinement at the Central North Correctional Centre, in Penetanguishene, Ontario.
G20 Political Prisoner Alex Hundert has been deemed a security threat by prison
authorities and has been placed in solitary confinement.
David Cedeño has recently finished a 20 day hunger strike at the prison called
the Central North Correctional Centre.
We read a press release from the Solidarity Committee for David Cedeño in
regards to this case as well as air a clip from an interview produced by the
show Waves through Walls by the Grand River Media Collective.